2022

Below you'll find our latest news articles. To view specific categories, please select a category to the right.

 

Counties at the Capitol Day Set for Feb. 7

January 26, 2023| Legislative News

Join us next month for TAC's Counties at the Capitol day. We'll dig into the top issues facing county government in the 88th Legislature. Here's how to sign up.

Registration Open for 2023 Legislative Conference

January 26, 2023| Legislative News

The annual gathering will offer a retrospective look at the 88th Legislature. Early-bird rates are available through Aug. 7.

Week in Review: A Digest of What Happened This Week at the Capitol

January 26, 2023| Legislative News

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick announced Senate committee assignments this week. House assignments remain pending.

State Budget Bills: County Highlights

January 26, 2023| Legislative News

Last week, the Texas House and Senate filed their proposed budgets for the 2024-25 biennium, marking the beginning of the budget process for both chambers. We’ve underlined some funding important to counties.

Bills of Interest

January 26, 2023| Legislative News

TAC Legislative Services staff has highlighted some recently filed bills of interest to county officials.

Join Our Weekly Legislative Breakfast Meeting

January 26, 2023| Legislative News

Did you miss this week's Tuesday Morning Breakfast? Here’s a recap and how you can attend the next one.

Selected Grant Opportunities for Texas Counties

January 26, 2023| Legislative News

Many state and federal grant opportunities are available to Texas counties. Here is a select number open to applicants.

AG Opinions and Requests

January 26, 2023| Legislative News

TAC has highlighted recent Attorney General Opinions and Requests for Opinions of interest to counties.

What We're Reading

January 26, 2023| Legislative News

A selected list of recent county-relevant news articles.

Weight Watchers Subsidy Ending Jan. 31, 2023

January 25, 2023|

TAC Healthy County will no longer offer a Weight Watchers subsidy, effective Jan. 31, 2023. Members will be able to take advantage of the discounted rate of $12.72 through Jan. 31 before the new monthly rate changes to $22.95 in February. All members who are currently enrolled will also receive notification directly from WW.

Weight Watchers Subsidy Ending Jan. 31, 2023

January 25, 2023| Health and Benefits News

TAC Healthy County will no longer offer a Weight Watchers subsidy, effective Jan. 31, 2023. Members will be able to take advantage of the discounted rate of $12.72 through Jan. 31 before the new monthly rate changes to $22.95 in February. All members who are currently enrolled will also receive notification directly from WW.

Heart to Heart Healthy County Contest Started Jan. 9!

January 25, 2023| Health and Benefits News

The first contest of 2023, Heart to Heart, started Jan. 9 and runs through Feb. 19. Participants can earn $15 in Boomin' Bucks by logging 30 days of 6,000 steps or 30 minutes of activity.

Heart to Heart Healthy County Contest Started Jan. 9!

January 25, 2023|

The first contest of 2023, Heart to Heart, started Jan. 9 and runs through Feb. 19. Participants can earn $15 in Boomin' Bucks by logging 30 days of 6,000 steps or 30 minutes of activity.

Tips From Livongo on Annual Medical Screenings, Drawing on Personal Strengths, and Nonalcoholic Swaps for Going "Dry"

January 25, 2023| Health and Benefits News

Stay healthy this winter with resources from Livongo on annual medical screenings, drawing on personal strengths, and nonalcoholic swaps for going "dry."

Tips From Livongo on Annual Medical Screenings, Drawing on Personal Strengths, and Nonalcoholic Swaps for Going "Dry"

January 25, 2023|

Stay healthy this winter with resources from Livongo on annual medical screenings, drawing on personal strengths, and nonalcoholic swaps for going "dry."

Get Ongoing Support for Your Health, Head to Toe with Omada

January 25, 2023|

Omada provides everything you need to experience better health, both physically and mentally. Get one-on-one support from a dedicated health coach, personalized guidance and mindfulness techniques to calm your mind.

Get Ongoing Support for Your Health, Head to Toe with Omada

January 25, 2023| Health and Benefits News

Omada provides everything you need to experience better health, both physically and mentally. Get one-on-one support from a dedicated health coach, personalized guidance and mindfulness techniques to calm your mind.

EAP Webinar Recording Now Available: Finding Balance

January 25, 2023|

Too many of us go to work and return home day after day, spreading ourselves more and more thinly over our personal and professional lives. This training takes a close look at how pressures and expectations from each sphere can become unbalanced, eating up our time and exhausting our determination.

EAP Webinar Recording Now Available: Finding Balance

January 25, 2023| Health and Benefits News

Too many of us go to work and return home day after day, spreading ourselves more and more thinly over our personal and professional lives. This training takes a close look at how pressures and expectations from each sphere can become unbalanced, eating up our time and exhausting our determination.

Counties at the Capitol Day Set for Feb. 7

January 20, 2023| Legislative News

All roads lead to Austin early next month for TAC’s Counties at the Capitol day. The event's activities will bring you up to speed on the top issues facing county government in the 88th Legislature. Here's how to sign up.

Week in Review: A Digest of What Happened This Week at the Capitol

January 20, 2023| Legislative News

Gov. Abbott and Lt. Gov. Patrick officially begin their third terms. The priorities for the 88th Legislature come into sharper focus with leaders' inaugural comments.

Join Our Weekly Legislative Breakfast Meeting

January 20, 2023| Legislative News

Did you miss this week's Tuesday Morning Breakfast? Here’s a recap and how you can attend the next one.

Listen to TAC's Podcast, Texas County Voice

January 20, 2023| Legislative News

Find an overview of the new legislation session on the podcast's latest episode and learn how TAC can keep you up to date on the Legislature’s latest developments.

Bills of Interest

January 20, 2023| Legislative News

TAC Legislative Services staff has highlighted some recently filed bills of interest to county officials.

Baseline Budget Bills Released

January 20, 2023| Legislative News

The House and Senate have filed their versions of the state budget for the 2024-25 biennium. The so-called baseline budget bills are the starting point for budget negotiations.


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